Press release

A483 lane closure for utility works today

Drivers living around the A483 near Chester and Wrexham are being advised that emergency utility work is taking place today (Tuesday 3 February.)


The Highways Agency has been advised that one lane of the northbound - Ie Chester-bound - A483 on its approach to the roundabout with the A55 will close from 8.30am until 4.30pm for Scottish Power to carry out works.

The lane closure is in addition to the current capacity restrictions at the roundabout itself as the Highways Agency delivers a £5.3 million Pinch Project to tackle congestion and boost safety.

Drivers are advised to leave extra time for their journeys and check traffic conditions before setting out.

Further information can be found by visiting or calling the Highways Agency Information Line on 0300 123 5000.

General enquiries

Members of the public should contact the Highways Agency Information Line on 0300 123 5000.

Media enquiries

Journalists should contact the Highways Agency press office on 0844 693 1448 and use the menu to speak to the most appropriate press officer.

Published 3 February 2015